Volkswagen Polo Cross my 2010

  German SUVs/crossovers galore! So many coming, you’d think a cross-dressing competition was going on! Volkswagen’s turn at the small SUV segment was thought to have ended with Tiguan. However from 2010 we may have to think again as the company plans its attack on the upcoming BMW X1/ MINI/ Corsa SUV brigade through the Polo SUV. This ain’t the … Continua a leggere

Hyundai IX 35

  Hyundai’s new ix35 soft-roader is stepping up in size, stature and price – all with aspirations of taking on the big players in the compact 4WD market. Hyundai’s i-prefix nomenclature has spread to its SUV models with the arrival of the all-new replacement for the Tucson compact soft-roader. The ix35 joins the i30 hatchback, iMax people-mover and iLoad commercial … Continua a leggere

Seat Ibiza FR

  Continuing the relentless product offensive that in 2009 helped SEAT to an all-time record UK market share of 1.50% (source: SMMT) the sporty Spanish car maker is starting 2010 with yet more exciting new models. First among these and sure to pique the interest of style- and cost-conscious drivers alike comes an important addition to the Ibiza range in … Continua a leggere

HONDA CR-Z

  After a few weeks worth of leaked images and brochure fluff, Honda has finally pulled the covers off its next new production hybrid hatchback. The Japanese automaker claims the CR-Z will bring back the kind of driving joy that hasn’t been felt since the CRX last left dealer lots in 1991, saying that owners will embrace this new mild … Continua a leggere

BYD E6 EV

  BYD e6 is an all-electric crossover car in production by BYD Auto. BYD claims its all-electric range will reach 400 kilometres (250 mi) per charge. Specifications Electric power consumption: less than 18kWh/62 miles (100 km) 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) acceleration in < 8 seconds Top speed 100 mph (160 km/h) Normal charge: 220V/10A household electric power socket Quick charge: … Continua a leggere

Scion xD

  The Scion xD is a five-door hatchback subcompact marketed in the US by Japanese automaker Toyota beginning with the 2008 model year — replacing the xA. The Scion xD and the second generation xB were first shown to the public on February 8, 2007 at the Chicago Auto Show. The xD appeared in Scion showrooms in summer 2007. The … Continua a leggere